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    The Kennedy Children: Archive of Ephemera. The material in this archive relates to many of the children of Joseph P. and Rose F. Kennedy; namely, Joseph, Jr., Kathleen, Jean, Patricia, and Eunice. The Joseph, Jr. material includes period typed copies of war-time letters to home dated 1943 and 1944 ("...up to this point I haven't distinguished myself by any outstanding feat, except getting home every trip, which is fairly important.") The Kathleen material includes period typed copies of six war-time letters and some clippings. The Jean material includes a wedding invitation and clippings. The Patricia material includes an invitation to her wedding with Peter Lawford, a signed thank you note, a TLS and some clippings. The Eunice material includes a wedding invitation, a wedding program, a wedding gift acknowledgment note, two signed letters and various pieces of campaign items related to Sargeant Shriver's campaign for Vice President in 1972. A letter of provenance from the family accompanies the lot.

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